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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Rayner Brown papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1002
Abstract

This collection contains the music scores, manuscripts and books of American composer, organist and teacher, and USC alumnus Rayner Brown (1912-1999). American organist, composer, and teacher Rayner Brown was born in Des Moines, Iowa in 1912, and died in Los Angeles, California in 1999. He earned his BM and MM at USC, and served as the principle organist for the Wilshire Presbyterian Church from 1941 to 1977.

Dates: circa 1940s-

Marta Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0206
Abstract This archive contains the correspondence of Marta Feuchtwanger, wife of German-Jewish writer Lion Feuchtwanger, who survived her husband by almost thirty years. Marta Feuchtwanger remained an important figure in the exile community and devoted the remainder of her life to promoting the work of her husband. The collection contains Marta Feuchtwanger's personal correspondence, texts and manuscripts by her and others, royalty statements received for the works of her husband, correspondence with...
Dates: 1940 - 1987

Alfred Wesson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5035
Abstract Alfred "Al" Wesson is best known as the composer, while a student at USC, of "All Hail"-- USC's current alma mater song-- for a student fundraiser called "Campus Frolics of 1923". The other song he wrote for the opening of Frolics was "Cardinal and Gold" which also became a perennial favorite, played at Trojan football games and countless other university events. In addition to Wesson's musical ability, he served as the University's first...
Dates: 1924-1974

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Clippings 2
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Manuscripts 2
Alma maters (Songs) -- Archival resources 1
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
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Audiocassettes 1
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Biography -- Archival resources 1
Authors, German -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Authors, German -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Celebrities -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Charities -- California -- Archival resources 1
Composers -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Correspondence 1
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Financial records 1
German language -- Archival resources 1
German literature -- Archival resources 1
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 1
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Memoirs 1
Music 1
Musicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Notes 1
Photographs 1
Political campaigns -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Printed ephemera 1
Scores 1
Scrapbooks 1
Sheet music 1
Simon Rodia's Towers (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Theater -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Theater programs 1
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